Probably the most famous, even infamous, version of Liberator magazine came out during 1984 and featured speculation about the future of David Steel. … Read the full post »
Read about the former Liberal and then Liberal Democrat MP and party leader, David Steel.
Liberal Democrat Newswire #125 came out last week, taking a look at the remarkable European Parliament elections and what comes next for the Lib Dems. … Read the full post »
Earlier today the Liberal Democrat Deputy Leader Jo Swinson tweeted the former Liberal Party Leader and Liberal Democrat peer David Steel is facing investigation. … Read the full post »
It’s been another period of rapid growth for the readership of Lib Dem Newswire, with subscriber numbers nearly doubling already since January 1st. … Read the full post »
Chris Radley, former cartoonist for the Social Democrat (the SDP’s weekly newspaper), was interviewed in 2003 about his work. … Read the full post »
One for those who have followed the details of internal Liberal Democrat debates over House of Lords reform… … Read the full post »
The question of what political impact the TV political satire show Spitting Image really had has been in the news again recently. … Read the full post »
Leaving through some kindly donated old copies of Liberator from the late 1970s to the early 1990s, there is a distinct sense of déjà vu… … Read the full post »
No, not Jeremy Thorpe but David Steel. In the late 1970s, the then Liberal Party leader David Steel presented the Communist dictator of Romania, Nicolae Ceausescu, with a labrador puppy. As you do. At least that made a change from deciding not to bomb Greenland.
The attitude of former Liberal Party leader David Steel to Nick Clegg’s House of Lords reform proposals has been lukewarm at best. … Read the full post »